Las Vegas, NV - Gulfstream Park in Hallandale, Florida will be the scene of the Grade 3 Old Hat Stakes this Saturday, January 4. Three year old fillies will take to Gulfstream's main track and dash six furlongs searching for the winner's share of the $100,000 purse.
A field of six has been confirmed for the Old Hat Stakes - race 3 on Gulfstream's Saturday schedule. Post time is 1:38 PM. Here is a brief glance into the past performances of all six entries for this Grade 3 stakes.
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2014 Old Hat Stakes Race Favorite Entries
Sweet Whiskey - Todd Pletcher trained filly is coming off a good second to Miss Behavior in the Grade 2 Matron Stakes at this distance at Belmont Park September 29 after a somewhat disappointing fourth in the Grade 1 Spinaway Stakes and a win in her debut at Saratoga in August. Sweet Whiskey will start from the inside post as the 2-1 morning line favorite Saturday under jockey Javier Castellano.
Zensational Bunny - has two career starts for trainer Mark Casse and two wins - both at Woodbine. Last time out was a nice 3 3/4 length win in her stakes debut - the minor Glorious Song Stakes November 23 after a MSW score in September. Zensational Bunny is the highweight for the Old Hat and tries dirt for the first time Saturday. She is the 3-1 second choice on the morning line and departs from post 2 under Joel Rosario's guidance.
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Milam - has four career starts for trainer Eddie Kenneally with two wins and a second place finish. Her only stakes action resulted in her only off-the-board finish - a fourth three back in the Grade 2 Pocahontas Stakes at Churchill Downs in September. Last time out was an Allowance Optional Claiming score at Churchill Downs November 30. She is the co-third choice at 4-1 offs and leaves from post 4.
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Co Cola - the other Todd Pletcher pupil in the field steps into graded stakes company for the first time Saturday but is coming off a good second in her stakes debut - the minor Smart Halo Stakes at Laurel Park November 16. Her only other career start was a MSW score at Belmont Park October 6. She goes off at 4-1 odds from post 5 Saturday.
Aurelia's Belle - Wayne Catalano trained filly has just one career start but it was a good one - a MSW score at Keeneland October 21. Julien Leparoux will be aboard as Aurelia's Belle leaves from post 3 at 6-1 odds.
Side Street - will make her fourth career start for trainer Elizabeth Gray. Last time out was a good second in the minor Cut the Charm Stakes at Calder November 16 after breaking maiden in her second career start and debuting with an ugly ninth at Churchill Downs in September. She leaves from the outside post as the longest shot in the field - 8-1 odds.
2014 Old Hat Stakes Entries & Odds
Race 3 on Gulfstream Park's Saturday card with a Post Time of 1:38 PM.